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Powder Worker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$53,411 (USD)

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The average pay for a Powder Worker is $53,411 a year and $26 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Powder Worker is between $39,611 and $64,878. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Screens, melts, and pours tnt into projectile cases: pours tnt powder into hopper of screening machine which reduces lumps by agitation.
  • Pours powder into revolving steam-heated kettle and adjusts controls to permit steam to flow in pipes around kettle, heating and melting tnt.
  • Empties melted explosive into buckets through valves.
  • Tests temperature of tnt with thermometer and cools it to prescribed temperature, using power-operated paddle.
  • Pours molten tnt into shell and bomb cases.
  • Breaks off crystallized tnt scrap and returns it to melting pot.
  • Drills threaded holes in charge into which boosters are loaded.
  • Loads shells and bombs with tnt powder, pouring explosive into cases by hand and pressing powder down with hydraulic press.
Powder Worker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Job family population: 5,850

Estimated population of Powder Worker jobs: 2

Rate of error: 6.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Powder Worker Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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May 24
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Express Employment Professionals
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3D Lab Technical Specialist
Apr 24
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Executive Recruiting Firm
Operating various output devices (Fused Deposition Modeling, Polyjet and Powder) and appropriate ... Working knowledge of 3D design applications (Revit, Rhino, Solidworks). * Calibrate and maintain ...
Car T Vector Technical Steward
Mar 25
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Technical Development Work Location: 7 Powder Horn Drive 07059 Organization: Manufacturing Employee ... timely execution working across functionals. * Provide technical content for significant ...
Director of Operations
Apr 23
Westbury, NY, USA
Oerlikon Metco
... working conditions and overall wellbeing. • Collaborate with the EHS Manager to develop and ... Powder Atomization manufacturing experience is preferred. Exceptional interpersonal skills to ...
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